Sunday, May 20, 2018
Microsoft

Microsoft In Talks To Purchase Yahoo Inc.

Microsoft meets with private equity over Yahoo deal Source - Reuters Microsoft Corp (MSFT.O) executives are in early talks with potential Yahoo Inc (YHOO.O) investors about contributing to financing to buy the troubled Internet company, a person familiar with the situation...
JPMorgan

JPMorgan Chase Fined $264M For Bribery And Corruption

Source: Anonymous Headquarters JPMorgan Chase Fined $264 Million for Engaging in Bribery and Corruption in China, More Wall Street Banks to Face Similar Fate We all know that the 2008 financial crisis was a result of the recklessness of the big...

69% of Americans Have Less Than $1,000 in Savings

Source: Cameron Huddleston via Go Banking Rates 69% of Americans Have Less Than $1,000 in Savings. Saving money is still a struggle for many Americans, finds a new survey. Kaspars Grinvalds / Shutterstock.com Americans are falling short when it comes saving money...

Government sues America’s largest student loan company

Source: Katie Lobosco via CNN Money Sallie Mae has long drawn the ire of student loan borrowers struggling to pay back their debt. But as it turns out, they might have had a real reason to complain. On Wednesday, the federal government and...
switzerland

Switzerland Declares War On Banks

Source: Isaac Davis of The Waking Times Switzerland Follows Iceland in Declaring War Against the Banksters Iceland has gained the admiration of populists in recent years by doing that which no other nation in the world seems to be willing or...

Income Inequality Top Issue for World Bank

Source: World Bank Inequality reduction increasingly important to continued progress in helping the world’s poorest WASHINGTON, October 2, 2016 –A new World Bank study on poverty and shared prosperity says that extreme poverty worldwide continues to fall despite the lethargic state...
stocks

Wall St. Panics As Investors Worry About The Future

Wall Street slips as investors fret about global economy Source - Reuters Wall Street was lower on Thursday, led by a fall in the telecom sector, as investors worried about the uncertainty surrounding the Federal Reserve's plans to hike interest rates,...

Warren Buffett just confirmed the death of retail as we know it

Source: Hayley Peterson, businessinsider.com Warren Buffett says that in 10 years, the retail industry will look nothing like it does now. "The department store is online now," the billionaire investor said Saturday at Berkshire Hathaway's annual meeting in Omaha, Nebraska, as...

The Student Loan Problem No One Is Talking About

Source: Jillian Berman of Marketwatch.com   The Student Loan Problem No One Is Talking About More than one-quarter of student loan borrowers have debt, but nothing to show for it. About 28% of Americans with student debt didn’t complete the educational program for...

The Rise of Corporate Oligarchy

Source: The Economist The rise of the superstars A small group of giant companies—some old, some new—are once again dominating the global economy, says Adrian Wooldridge. Is that a good or a bad thing? ON AUGUST 31ST 1910 Theodore Roosevelt delivered a...

BREAKING NEWS

Sarahah Quietly Uploads Your Entire Address Book

Source: The Intercept Hit App Sarahah Quietly Uploads Your Entire Address Book Sarahah, an app that lets people sign up to receive anonymized, candid messages, has...